Saturday, Jul 11, 2009
by PopMatters Staff
by André Bazin
Bright Lights Film Journal (May 2009)

If French cinema was no longer down in the dumps, so the reasoning went, its palette should duly adorn itself with all the colors of the intellectual rainbow. And this is exactly what happened.

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